| May 13, 2012
| 7:14 AM
MINNEAPOLIS — Despite 10 home runs in 10 career games at Target Field, Jose Bautista said there isn’t anything special about the Minnesota Twins’ ballpark that helps him find his swing. It has more to do with the opposing pitching...
| May 21, 2012
| 5:40 AM
MILWAUKEE — There’s plenty of blame to spread around when a team gets steamrolled like the Minnesota Twins did in a 16-4 loss to Milwaukee on Sunday at Miller Park.
But when catcher Drew Butera has to come in and pitch the eighth inning...
| May 26, 2012
| 8:59 PM
It's too early to say who will be the first player taken in the 2013 draft — could be University of Florida pitcher Karsten Whitson or another advanced college prospect or a high school stud like Austin Meadows, an outfielder from Georgia, or...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 6:43 AM
CHICAGO — Adam Dunn hit his majors-leading 29th homer, Gavin Floyd went six innings after coming off the disabled list and the Chicago White Sox ended a five-game losing streak with a 7-4 win over the Minnesota Twins on Monday night.
| Feb 27, 2012
| 1:05 AM
FORT MYERS, Fla. - In desperate need of a bullpen upgrade, the Twins took a chance on righthander Joel Zumaya, a pitcher blessed with incredible power but cursed with fragility.
They began to look forward to games in which Zumaya would enter in the...
| Jul 28, 2012
| 10:12 PM
You have to hand it to Kenny Williams.
While the White Sox general manager didn't land Zack Greinke, like the Angels' Jerry DiPoto, who did, he has found ways to improve on the fly.
Williams filled major holes when he traded for Kevin Youkilis and Brett...
| Jul 29, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Samuel Deduno pitched seven strong innings for his second major league win and Josh Willingham hit his 27th homer of the season, leading the Minnesota Twins to a 12-5 win over the Cleveland Indians on Saturday night.
Deduno (2-0) allowed two hits and...
| Jul 29, 2012
| 6:35 PM
It's never easy for Jerry Reinsdorf and the White Sox, but year after year they find ways to stretch the payroll and keep things interesting.
That sweetheart stadium deal certainly helps. So does the Comcast SportsNet Chicago deal. But at the end of...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 7:28 AM
Maybe you blame Cubs team President Theo Epstein for failing to take every step required to execute the trade of Ryan Dempster to Atlanta.
Maybe you blame Dempster for failing to live up to his word that he would waive his no-trade rights for certain...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 6:42 AM
There are a lot of ways to look at the Chicago White Sox’s surprising trade for Minnesota Twins left-hander Francisco Liriano, and all of them seem good.
First, White Sox general manager Ken Williams acquired the most important element in the...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 4:21 PM
Do you think Sox overpaid for Brett Myers? The player to be named later is most likely a high 2011 draft pick, which is why they have to wait. Jim F., Denver
Jim, thanks for your patience. I realize you submitted this question before the player to be...
| Aug 11, 2012
| 12:21 PM
One day after hitting a walk-off homer for a White Sox victory over the A's, Jordan Danks was not in the starting lineup for Saturday's game. The A's were throwing left-hander Travis Blackley and Danks, a left-handed hitter, mostly plays against right-...